Recently, our very own Joe Elliott was in New York and stopped by Q104.3 to chat about a number of things. He spoke with Jonathan Clarke about the band's summer tour with Styx and Tesla, a possible release date on a new Def Leppard album, and to clear up some classic rumors about the band. Watch the full interview above and also check out Joe's interview with Jim Kerr HERE.

Last week, Phil Collen hosted a Twitter Fan Q&A on our Twitter profile. The Q&A ran for about an hour and Phil answered over 35 questions from fans.  The Q&A (#AskPhil) was also one of the top trending topics on Twitter while it was running! See the full list of questions and answers below.

 

 

 

Full Phil Collen Twitter Q&A

Question by @PattyLebed: "What was/is the best advice anyone has given to you?"  

Phil's Answer: Discovery. Trying things out and stumbling upon things yourself.

 

Question by @patmest: "If you could only listen to 5 albums for the rest of your life, which 5 would you choose?"  

Phil's Answer: Aladdin Sane by David Bowie. Led Zeppelin 2. Ghost In The Machine. James Brown Live. And finally, Never Mind The Bollocks.

 

Question by @jodster112: "what do u think of the "edm" movement?"  

Phil's Answer: I absolutely love it. I listen to EDM pretty much every day when I work out.

 

Question by @bettyleegreen: "if you could time travel, where would you like to go the most?"  

Phil's Answer: I'd have to check out the dinosaurs, wouldn't ya?

 

Question by @gnarlynick19: "Phil, which artist from a...

For the first time ever here is an exclusive look at Joe’s back stage pass personal collection from some of his concerts and events he has attended throughout the years. 

 

Check out the full collection HERE

DEF LEPPARD have added another date to their U.S. summer tour w/ STYX & TESLA at the Rock USA Festival on  July 18th in Oshkosh, WI.  Tickets go on sale March 9th at 8pm.  All details go HERE

This weeks program will feature choons by Supertramp, CCS, Gary Brooker, Bowie, Boomtown Rats, Down 'n' Outz, amongst others, as well as some inside stories from Joe.

 

Radio show time is Saturdays at 6pm (GMT) / 1pm (EST) and repeated on Tuesday nights @ 9pm (GMT) / 4pm (EST).

 
For those in the U.K. tune into Joe's weekly radio show on PlanetRock.com. For those listening outside the U.K. listen live from this site HERE.

Last week, Joe Elliott called into 101 KGB in San Diego and chatted with Bob and Coe about all things Def Leppard, specifically the upcoming tour date in San Diego. Listen to the interview above and check out all the tour dates HERE!

Yesterday, our own Vivian Campbell spoke with Terrie Carr of WDHA 105.5 about the upcoming summer tour with Styx and Tesla, which hits Holmdel, NJ on July 25th. The two discussed the tour set list, tour life and more.

 

Listen to the full interview HERE

Last week, our very own Joe Elliott spoke with KGON 92.3's Gloria Johnson. They discussed the upcoming tour with Styx and Tesla that stops in Ridgefield, WA on September 17th.

 

Listen to the interview HERE

 

Attention #DefLeppard fans!! This Thursday, February 26th at 6pm EST, our very own Phil Collen will be hosting a Live Twitter Q&A with our fans on our Twitter account! 

 

You don't want to miss the chance to ask Phil about the upcoming 2015 tour, music, and anything else!

 

Follow us now @Def_Leppard

 

Make sure you use the hash tag #AskPhil once the live Q&A is launched on Thursday!

Tickets on sale now for DEF LEPPARD’S massive North American tour w/ STYX and TESLA.   The Live Nation-promoted tour hitting nearly 50 cities across the U.S. and Canada will kick off on June 23 in Tampa, Fla.   VIP and Meet & Greet Packages on sale now HERE

 

Dates

June 23 - Tampa, FL (Midflorida Credit Union)- BUY NOW

June 25 - West Palm Beach, FL (Cruzan Amphitheatre - BUY NOW

June 27 - Birmingham, AL (Oak Mountain Amphitheatre) - BUY NOW

June 28 - Atlanta, GA (Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood) - BUY NOW

June 30 - Charlotte, NC (PNC Music Pavilion) - BUY NOW

July 2 - Bristow, VA (Jiffy Lube Live) - On Sale March 6th

July 3 - Virginia Beach, VA (Farm Bureau Live) - BUY NOW

July 5 - Uncasville, CT (Mohegan Sun Arena) - BUY NOW

July 7 - Gilford, NH (Bank of NH Pavilion at Meadowbrook) - BUY NOW

July 9 - Mansfield, MA (Xfinity Center) - BUY NOW

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